County News

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April 17, 2017

If you will complete Kindergarten-8th grade this spring, you should check out our Summer Fun Day Camps!  These camps are open to anyone, not just 4-H and Clover Kids members.  We have LOTS of great HANDS-ON and FUN activities planned.  We're even going to have some really awesome guest presenters.  We're excited to offer these opportunities, registration is now open!  Space is limited for each camp.

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April 7, 2017

The 4-H Awardrobe Clothing Event Judging will take place on May 11.  Click the link above to access full details.  

Black Hills
April 7, 2017

Any 4-H'er who will complete 7th or 8th grade this spring is invited to take part in the Intermediate Trip to The Black Hills on June 12-14.  Click the link to access full details and the registration form. 

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April 7, 2017

We are currently seeking sponsors for the 2017 4-H & FFA Youth Shows Fair Fund.  Sponsors are needed to cover the cost of 4-H & FFA judges' fees, member premiums, ribbons, trophies, and awards for the Southern Iowa Fair.  Click the link above for more information. 

April 4, 2017

Why should you garden?  Where are the community gardens in Oskaloosa?  And how do you obtain a plot at one of the community garden spots?

March 7, 2017

A food preservation program that includes both online lessons and handson workshops providing the most current USDA-approved food preservation recommendations.

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February 14, 2017

All 4-H & FFA members who plan to exhibit particular species of livestock at the Southern Iowa Fair, Iowa State Fair, or Ak-Sar-Ben Stock Show must complete the FSQA certification.  FSQA is Food Safety & Quality Assurance.  Testing for 7th-12th graders will be held on Tuesday, May 23 between 3:00-5:00 p.m. and training for 4th-6th graders will be held on Tuesday, May 23 from 6:30-8:00 p.m.  Click this link to learn more!

4hClover
February 14, 2017

All 4-H Workshops and Clinics will be listed here throughout the year.

February 13, 2017

Your Financial habits often need a tune up . Human Sciences Extension & Outreach offers several free tools to help.

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January 31, 2017

Nine Mahaska County Junior 4-H'ers in grades 4-6 are eligible to take part in the regional trip to the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha!  Click the link above for full details and registration materials. 

January 16, 2017

Do you need to test for pesticide applicator certification?  IDALS will be at our office on selected dates in 2017.

January 13, 2017

Free Tax preparation for low to moderate income (generally, $54,000 and below) tax payers with electronic filing is available for federal and state returns.

December 19, 2016

If you are looking for more information about the FLL Jr. program, are a coach needing more information, or have questions about using the FLL Jr. STIMS or 4hOnline sites, please click the link above!

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December 15, 2016

The Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) took effect on January 1, 2017.  4-H Livestock project members should be aware of these changes that could affect their 4-H livestock projects.

October 12, 2016

Early Childhood professionals have access to cost effective and convenient online learning.

October 12, 2016

Information for and about the GearHedz 3 FIRST LEGO League Team in Mahaska County.

October 12, 2016

Information for and about the BioBots FIRST LEGO League Team in Mahaska County.

October 12, 2016

Information for and about the Awesome Engineers FIRST LEGO League Team in Mahaska County.

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October 12, 2016

Information for and about the OskyBots FIRST LEGO League Team in Mahaska County.

October 12, 2016

Information for and about the GearHedz 2 FIRST LEGO League Team in Mahaska County.

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